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Afrikaans Poems - Poems about Afrikaans

Afrikaans Poems - Examples of all types of poems about afrikaans to share and read. This list of new poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples for afrikaans.
White Near East and such
...ONE: Is our Near East in Asia? Are Israelis "Asians"? People from India are called South Asians The same folk in Caribbean are East Indians! Fancy that: West Indians being called East Indians ST......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, 12th grade, bible, christian,
Form: Bio

Oh Black Americans
...Oh! Black Americans,  Africa is your motherland And most Africans love you Not because you are called African Americans And lost your African mother tongues And cultures. Being called Amer......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, africa, america, black african
Form: Free verse
World Poetry Day
...N. Hawthorne encouraged us to do anything, something, (heroic?) even though life brings huge discouragement: "Tell me not, in mournful numbers, that life is but an empty dream ..." PSALM OF LIFE ......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, beauty, books, faith, voice,
Form: Light Verse
...Peace is possible. Let's embrace it fully and globally. Note: The symbols for other languages will show up as ?. Peace By Michelle Morris 28/01/2023 Peace is possible It isn't just a symbo......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, encouraging, humanity, miracle, peace,
Form: Free verse
Your father in Hermanus
...Where the hefty lumps of fat? Eyes strain through kaleidoscopic beams As he takes in the scene. Frayed Lonely Planet clasped tightly Knuckles whitening. 'a breeding ground for one of the larges......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, addiction,
Form: Free verse

Youth of 1976
...It was on the 16th of June 1976 When they took a decision to fight To fight for their rights as learners The sang their songs Asking for their freedom It was the young of 1976 I can hear ......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, anger, heartbroken, history, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Chicken Hero Kaalnek
...I In a land of crime, pets too are killed A goose was struck by an upset Ouma I saw it in a fenced yard, life bleeding ... It came close to home, with Kuiken II Kuiken is Afrikaans for baby c......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, animal, cat, courage, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SPOKEN-Hallelujah Praise- EVERYONE
...An unanswered, Hallelujah Our soul says, yes! My soul says, yes! Leluya, Leluya Hallelujah, Hallelujah Haleluta, Haleluta Hallelujah Haleluy, Haleluy Hallelujah, Hallelujah ......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, analogy, appreciation, devotion, god,
Form: Lyric
How many times did you think GOD today
...I Now nearing that age of no hair, & more No hair on head, more hair in ears & nose I do a daily discipline of Matthew 6: 9-13 Then a Psalm, before a recorded sermon In my youth, girls not God, ......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, 12th grade, bible, jesus,
Form: Alliteration
A tribute to my mum
... My mum past away in 2003, she wrote this hymn that year in our Home Language (Afrikaans) I tried to translate it in a poem. I heard Your voice. When You ca......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, appreciation, blessing, christian, missing,
Form: Rhyme
Stroke survivor uses right arm - leg after 3 years
...GLORY TO OUR LORD AND SAVIOR Yeshua HaMeshiach Thousands of miles away, my drums beat with America - the ear drums as much as my heart rhythm: news of abuse A mild term for what ......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, black african american, hate,
Form: Carpe Diem
'n Hart van Goud
...Ek was gevra om ietsie oor Pa te sê Maar waar begin ek nou Wanneer daar eintlik net een ding is wat ek nou wil doen Om steeds my arms om Pa te vou Maar nou is Pa weg Na ‘n plek waar Pa tog gra......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, father, father daughter, loss,
Form: Rhyme
Broken Afrikaans
...die briesie van herlewing kom saam met u besoek daar is 'n hindernis van byna 500 jaar wat ons suiwerheid geskei het in velkleur, godsdiens en verhoudings ons is van wortels gekastreer en gevo......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, abortion, adventure, black african
Form: Free verse
Premium Member This is a DEDICATED VERSE- This is the Story of Poetess Jan Allison--
...This is the Story of Poetess Jan Allison-- This is a dedicated verse, About a woman whose a poetess; She said her name is Jan; And… Jan is gracious, gracious and kind; (Her na......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, analogy, appreciation, caregiving, celebrity,
Form: Rhyme
California Baby
...He grew up in the bay area Bad to the bone Tattooed out Yeah he something to talk about I love him to deaf California baby California baby He is my California Baby He is from the bay ......Read More
Categories: afrikaans, i love you, love,
Form: Verse

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